Schoharie Creek

Tip of the week 
Techniques 

With the summer heat hatches have become less reliable. Terrestrials are now going to become much more important. Most fish that are looking to feed on this food source will be located in the dee, shady, undercut banks of the river. Try drifting a grasshopper or ant pattern into these hiding places for some explosive takes. Be sure to repeat your efforts with different patterns and sizes because summer fish can be very picky.

Seven-day forecast 

The current weather pattern will continue for the upcoming week. This means daytime highs will be in the middle seventies and nights will drop into the lower fifties. There will also be a chance for rain showers most days as well. With this pattern in place fishing conditions should remain well above average for the foreseeable future.

Conditions 
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